Intrusion Prevention

Apple.QuickTime.Colour.Table.ID.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Apple QuickTime.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted .qtif file with a malformed "idsc" atom. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted .qtif file.

Affected Products

Apple QuickTime 7.1.5 and earlier versions

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/

CVE References

CVE-2007-0718